JCDC - Jeddah Central Project: Phase 1: Stadium

General Information
Owner Jeddah Central Development Co
Masterplan Project (Parent Profile) Jeddah Cntrl Dev – Jeddah Central Project: Phase I – Makkah
Location Jeddah, Mecca Province, Saudi Arabia
Status --
Sector Construction, Leisure, Sport Facility, Stadium
Contract Type Build
Onshore/Offshore Onshore
Greenfield/Brownfield Greenfield
Progress 4
Estimated Budget Value ---
Contract Value 1700
Net Value $1700m
Award Date January 2024
Completion Date December 2026
Last Updated On January 2024
ProjectId (Old, New) 372405, 372405


Jeddah Central Development Company (JCDC) is planning to undertake the construction of the Jeddah Stadium and surrounding sports village on a total construction area of approximately 500,000 sqm as a part of the Jeddah Central Project in Jeddah, Makkah, Saudi Arabia.

The project will be constructed following FIFA standards. The roof has a long-span steel structure and membrane structure design, and the roof membrane above the lawn area can be expanded and contracted according to weather conditions.

The US$2000 million project includes the following:

1. Construction of stadium building (46,000 seats, 2 underground floors and 7 above ground floors, 54 meters height)

2. Construction of four sports villages

3. Construction of commercial areas

3. Construction of entertainment area

3. Construction of medical area

3. Construction of educational area

4. Installation of solar photovoltaic panels (14,000 sqm)

5. Installation of air-conditioning systems

6. Construction of associated facilities

Second Section

30 January 2024

Site preparatory works are ongoing on the project.

10 January 2024

The JV of China Railway Construction Corporation & Sama Construction for Trading & Contracting has been appointed as the main contractor on the project. (Source: MEED)

04 January 2024

Jeddah Central Development Company (JCDC) is preparing to award the project by the end of January 2024. (Source: MEED)

14 November 2023

It is understood that the main contract bids have been submitted. Orascom and Al Bawani amongst others have submitted the bids.

13 October 2023

The main contract bid submission date has been extended from September 24, 2023 to October 26, 2023.

27 August 2023

The main contract bid submission date has been extended from August 27, 2023 to September 24, 2023.

07 August 2023

The main contract bid submission date has been extended from July 30, 2023 to August 27, 2023.

16 June 2023

The main contract bid submission date remains the same as on July 30, 2023.

30 April 2023

The main contract tender has been issued and the bid submission is on July 30, 2023.

31 March 2023

The project is under design stage.

09 February 2023

The project is under design stage.

03 November 2022

The project is under design stage.

19 July 2022

Gerkan Marg & Partner has been appointed as the design consultant and Khatib & Alami as the engineering consultant on the project.

10 June 2022

The project is in design stage.